Summer Workbooks From K-6
School’s out for the Summer, and school’s been out for what seems like forever. We didn’t want to pop their summer bubble right away by giving them school work, but now that they have a few good summer weeks under their belt we feel like they can brush up on some school work no problem.
When you go on your next Target run stop by the media section, and pick up one of these workbooks for your little scholar to keep their brains alert and give them a confidence boost before entering the next grade.
A strong foundation in reading is an asset for any emerging kindergartner. That’s why we love Kindergarten Success With Sight Words. Learning sight words is a critical step in building a strong reading foundation. The book is set up so that each activity is a game, such as a maze, matching, and connecting the dots. This workbook helps kids learn and recognize sight words in an enjoyable way.
If your little one is a fan of the force then Star Wars Workbook: Grade 1 Math is perfect for your soon-to-be 1st grader. As described by the publisher, “kids will practice learning numbers by counting and circling X-wing starfighters and clone troopers. Master place values by sorting groups of Wookiees. There are math problems—Yoda is holding 7 lightsabers. 5 of the lightsabers are blue. The rest are green. How many green lightsabers is he holding?” The workbook features all the star wars main characters and is filled with original star wars illustrations.
The workbook, Get Ready for School Second Grade, reinforces basic early learning skills through rewarding activities. The instructions are easy to follow, and the activities are standard-base. Children practice writing complete sentences, addition, and subtraction, learning measurements and understanding basic geography.
By third grade, a lot of kids start becoming more sedentary and preferring screen time to exercise. The Summer Fit Third to Fourth Grade workbook not only reinforces academic learning it also promotes physical and social activities. All academic exercises are based on common core standards. The fitness exercises are designed to have your child doing active play for an hour a day. The workbook also includes access to online resources with free reading and math digital downloads, health and wellness activities and even fitness videos.
Success in math requires children to make connections between the real world and math concepts in order to solve problems. 4th Grade Super Math Success will give your child extra math practice with calculating the value of money, understanding weight,figuring out locations on maps, practicing fractions, and reading graphs, all through math games and puzzles.
Help your child become a better citizen of the world while gaining a better understanding of geography. The Geography, Fifth Grade ( Dk Workbooks) features state capitals, time zones around the world, and the geography and climate of each continent that are taught in fifth grade classrooms. The exercises reinforce geography topics, such as map reading, compass directions,continents, countries and states, borders, bodies of water, and more.
Reading Comprehension Grade 6 is especially great for kids who wouldn’t naturally pick reading as their summer activity of choice. It has a variety of fun and challenging activities. This workbook is based on national standards and helps children going into the 6th grade feel more confident understanding what they read.